Zambian Residents Safari Adventures

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Zambian Residents Safari Adventures

email : info@ntandaventures.com / tours@ntandaventures.com

Ntanda Cottage on the banks of the Kafue River

Step back in time to this charming little rustic 2 bedroom / 1 bathroom  cottage set on the banks of the Kafue River and only a 1 hour drive from Chingola Town Centre. The perfect place to unwind, great for birding, bush walks, bicycle rides or take your own boat and try your hand at some fishing (catch and release only) and a splash pool.

- Chimfunshi Chimpanzee Orphanage is a 15km drive from the tarmac turnoff.

- Perfect stopover on the way to the Source of the Zambezi, which is also an excellent birding area (IBA). 

NO day visitors allowed only pre booked guests will have access to the farm. 

Self catering  - sleeps 4 ( +1 extra mattress available for a child)

-Public holidays and weekends (Fri/Sat/Sun) - K1200 per night 

(minimum 2 nights on long weekends ) 

-Monday to Thursday - K900 per night (excluding long weekends)

-Breakfast and Dinner available on request to be booked in advance K300 per person

-checkin - 14h00 / check out - 09h30 (times can be adjusted if no other guests)

-Maximum 1 extra tent allowed K300 per night

- Kitchen, solar lights, a gas braai and and outside braai.

Just take your food, drinking water, drinks and cooler box with ice. Water is pumped straight from the river please take your own drinking water.

Farm shop - basic essential supplies, meat from butchery on advance notice. Charcoal is K100 bucket. (firewood is provided for camp fire weather depending)

Activities

- 2 Bicycles for hire, K250 each per 24 hours and a "tag along bike" for kids at K100 per 24 hours.

- Library - Feel free to swop a book from our library with one you have brought from home. Please dont remove the guide reference books.(trees, plants, birds etc)

- Fishing off the river bank is at your own risk (beware of crocodiles), please bring your own rods.(some rods are available to hire K200 each per 24 hours)

- Kids fishing - Doba doba (fishing with bamboo rods) K100 per rod to buy

- Farm bush/bird walks please follow the road.(please do let us know what you have seen in our bird sighting book)

- Boat launch at Riverbend next door is K50.(pls prebook with us)

Whilst the owners take all possible precautions to ensure your safety we accept no liability or injuries, deaths, theft, damage to equipment or property whatsoever etc., which may occur during your stay and that your visit to this campsite is entirely at your own risk.

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Directions - will be on confirmation voucher

ENTRY AT OWN RISK

 

turnoff from Solwezi side

turning on right coming from Chingola

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Directions ENTRY AT OWN RISK From Kitwe - 100km from fire station From Chingola - 34.3km from the Chingola/Solwezi turnoff. Turn right when you see the Jacaranda Farm sign onto a dirt road. (OR 19km from the Chingola/Solwezi tollgate to the Jacaranda farm sign.) Continue down the dirt road for 7.4km until you get to a T-Fork. (Please don't turn right at the Jacaranda farm turning) Turn right at the T-fork for 5km until you reach the farm.

From Solwezi - Kansanshi Mine road junction to the Jacaranda sign (which you can’t see is 130km) The turn off is on your left onto a dirt road and is 3km from the Muchinchi Village and 15km from the Chimfunshi turn off. Continue down the dirt road for 7.4km until you get to a T-Fork. (Please don't turn right at the Jacaranda farm turning) Turn right at the T-fork for 5km until you reach the farm. Please beware of cattle crossing the farm roads. (Please do not attempt any interaction with animals.) Please note swimming in the river is not permitted as there are crocodiles. Driving around the farm is not permitted in your own vehicle. No motorbikes, Hunting or Shooting. No fires except for designated areas.

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RIVERBEND CAMPSITE CHAS-CELL NO. 0966990251, EMAIL reevo.chas@gmail.com DOREEN 0963756505 Riverbend Campsite is situated along the banks of the Kafue River 35km along the Solwezi Road, outside of Chingola. We have 4kms of river frontage and the Camp is situated on the river bank amidst large shady trees. Our facilities include hot/cold showers with a kitchen area which also has hot/cold water. Firewood is provided free of charge for evening bonfires and the camp attendant will set out the bonfire for you when requested. There are braai stands and we can supply charcoal in small bags at K5 per bag. There are two fiberglass x 2 man canoes with paddles available, two concrete boat launching ramps. A small kiddies play area with climbing frame/swings etc, is situated in the campsite area. Available accommodation consists of 4 ensuite-tents with two single beds, mattresses, pillows, duvets plus covers, towels, soap and toilet tissues. Each unit has braai plus 2 bush baby chairs on the covered verandah. As ZESCO power is not available at Riverbend, the lodge tents have solar powered lighting as well as the camping area toilets, kitchen and the central lapa. CAMPSITE CHARGES : 1ST JUNE 2020 Adult Day Visitors charge – K30.00 per adult. Children – 12 to 15 years per day K15.00,(children under 12 years – no charge). Camping Fee (per family) K100.00 per night plus a day charge as indicated above. Ensuite - Tents accommodating 2 adults K500.00 per day (per tent including day fee). Visitors Domestic Staff – K40.00 per night. Launching ramp fee- K50.00 Canoes by arrangement.- K50.00/half day Tracks have been graded around the farm and we have no objection to visitors making use of these tracks for walking, cycling or quad biking along the riverside tracks and over the whole farm area. Whilst the owners of Riverbend Campsite take all possible precautions to ensure your safety we accept no liability or injuries, deaths, theft, damage to equipment or property whatsoever etc., which may occur during your stay and that your visit to this campsite is entirely at your own risk.